spamassassin timeouts help

Alex Neuman van der Hans alex at
Wed Mar 15 12:33:07 GMT 2006


Dennis Willson wrote:
> When I see large amounts of SpamAssassin timeouts is when one or more 
> of the DNSBLs are not responding (happens occasionally). The the wait 
> time builds up and causes SpamAssassin to timeout. Also if you local 
> recursive DNS server (used by your gateways) is slow doing lookups 
> that could be a problem too.
Looks more like he *doesn't* have a local recursive DNS server. He could 
set one up, and/or use local caching DNS for all three boxes.


Alex Neuman van der Hans
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